ethmoidectomy


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ethmoidectomy

 [eth″moi-dek´to-me]
excision of the ethmoid cells or of a portion of the ethmoid bone.

eth·moi·dec·to·my

(eth'moy-dek'tŏ-mē),
Removal of all or part of the mucosal lining and bony partitions between the ethmoid sinuses.
[ethmo- + G. ektomē, excision]

ethmoidectomy

/eth·moid·ec·to·my/ (eth″moi-dek´tah-me) excision of ethmoidal cells or of a portion of the ethmoid bone.

ethmoidectomy

(ĕth′moi-dĕk′tə-mē)
n.
Removal of all or a part of the mucosal lining and bony partitions between the ethmoid sinuses.

ethmoidectomy

eth·moi·dec·to·my

(eth'moy-dek'tŏ-mē)
Removal of all or part of the mucosal lining and bony partitions between the ethmoid sinuses.
[ethmo- + G. ektomē, excision]

ethmoidectomy

excision of the ethmoid cells or of a portion of the ethmoid bone.
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The goal of the earlier total intranasal ethmoidectomy had been to achieve a complete removal of the anterior and posterior ethmoid labyrinth, including excision of the middle turbinate.
al[26] (case 6) True hemangiopericytoma Compagno and 1976 42-79/ Nasal cavity, 20-70 Hyams[10] 9M, 14F n = 13 (23 cases) Ethmoid, n = 7 Sphenoethmoid, n = 3 Batsakis et 1983 79/F Nasal cavity 30 al[24] Eichhorn et 1990 50/F Middle 21 al[26] (case 8) turbinate Present case 1 2001 78/F Nasal cavity 25 Present case 2 2001 60/M Nasal cavity Source Spread Treatment Soft tissue--type hemangiopericytoma Stout[3] Orbit Excision Murashima[12] Nasal septum, Incomplete nasopharynx excision Lnczyk[15] Cribriform palate Local excision Craniotomy Benveniste None Partial and Harris[19] ethmoidectomy Cryosurgery Gudrun[22] Nasopharynx, Lateral rhinotomy frontal sinus, Radiation nasal cavity, anterior cranial fossa Tsuneyoshi .
Intraoperatively, nasal polyps were cleared from the right nasal cavity, and a complete ethmoidectomy was performed on the right.
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A right uncinectomy, middle meatal antrostomy, and anterior ethmoidectomy were performed.
In the operating room, FESS was performed with a right total ethmoidectomy and removal of the right medial orbital wall.
A middle meatal antrostomy, anterior and posterior ethmoidectomy, and frontal recess clearing were performed.
Ethmoidectomy and maxillary antrostomy were carried out.
A left maxillary antrostomy and total ethmoidectomy were necessary to provide adequate access to the sphenoid sinus.
Endoscopic ethmoidectomy with a microdebrider confirmed that the ostium indeed opened into the ethmoid bulla (figure, B).
The patient was taken to the operating room for endoscopic biopsy and debulking of the left nasal cavity mass, left maxillary antrostomy, and left total ethmoidectomy.
Subtotal excision of the tumor was performed with a bifrontal craniotomy and total ethmoidectomy.